Stream Drake Chenault History of Rock and Roll Track 4 by Eric F. Blocker from desktop or your mobile device. Bill Drake’s History of Rock and Roll. The original History of Rock and Roll. which broadcast on “The Big 8” in late winter , is by far the most important radio event of my lifetime. Based on the success of The History of Rock and Roll, Drake-Chenault created a country music version called The History of Country Music. Produced and syndicated to radio stations in , this hour radio documentary was hosted by Ralph Emery and had features similar to the Rock and Roll slicelive.com station: KHJ. Jun 10, · The History of Rock & Roll first aired on the weekend of February 21–23, on 93 KHJ Los Angeles, hosted by Robert W. Morgan. It aired for 48 hours and was later syndicated. Later that year, with slight modifications to the script, another version was aired hosted by Humble Harve Miller. Jan 08, · The demo record was used to promote "Hit Parade" automated radio. If there is a blank spot on the video it is because there was a copyright issue on a beatle.